Martin reacted instantly. The moment she lost balance, he dived forward, hugged her from the side and twisted his body in mid-air, so he can take on the impact on the ground.
As they fell together, Martin’s pupil dilated in shock.
How could an adult weigh so little?! She was just skin and bones!
Before he could speak, Joanne sprung up and crawled away from him. She curled up in the corner and trembled frightfully.
“Martin, I beg you… Please let me go! I didn’t kill anyone… I will prove my innocence, please give me some time… This is your child too… please don’t abort the baby, I beg you… Without the baby I would really die this time! Please Martin…”